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Top Ten Films of 2011

23 Feb

It’s that time of year. The Oscars, and the awards season. Everyone looks back at their favourite films of the year. Maybe this is because I’m a mad film junkie, my year doesn’t begin until The Oscars are over because I’m looking over last year so much. Crazy, I know. Just thought I’d share this great video with you guys. It really reminds me of what a great year I’ve had and how I love cinema. Bring on 2012!

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo: US Version – Discussion

17 Aug

So this is probably a really, really off topic post and one that wouldn’t be expected but part of the point of this blog is that I can talk about what I want to or write about what I think is interesting. This post is a discussion about the US remake of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. I check IMDb every day and on the homepage I found some new stills for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.

Before I begin pointing out the stuff that sparked this post I want to say that I love the Millennium series. I’ve read all three books and seen all three movies and I love reading Scandinavian crime fiction (Jo Nesbo, Henning Mankell, Camilla Lackberg). It’s not the only thing that I read but I’m not going to lie, I really enjoy it. The books were superb, gritty and damn well written novels. There was a lot of depth to his story that you don’t see in a lot of crime fiction. The films weren’t as good apart from the first which was a fine thriller. The next two weren’t nearly as good but still enjoyable.
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